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Dell laptop: power on light is blinking red (5,6 times) and.

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Dell laptop: power on light is blinking red (5,6 times) and white. It's plugged into a wall outlet.
JA: Just to clarify, what's the exact model of your Dell? And what operating system are you running?
Customer: I have windows 7, home premium; Inspiron, and it's almost 7 years old.
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: No.
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Tim replied 11 months ago.

Hi there, I'm Tim and will be helping you. This is a hardware failure, and with it being 7 years old, not a huge surprise. the question is, is there data on the system you need to get off?